Sunday, November 17, 2019

A Vote For Patty Wetterling Can Hurt Children

I do not live in Minnesota. Nor have I ever written a column about any congressional race. But what Patty Wetterling, Democratic congressional candidate in Minnesota’s...

What The Left Thinks: Howard Zinn, Part II

This is the second part of my radio dialogue with an icon of the Left, Howard Zinn, professor emeritus of Boston University, author of...

Who hates the other more - liberals or conservatives?

Here are three questions comparing liberals and conservatives: 1. During the 2004 elections, which car was more likely to be “keyed,” i.e., deliberately scratched—a...

CBS Is Now Officially The Communication For Barbarians Service

A little over three years ago, CBS sent Dan Rather to Baghdad to ask meaningless questions to, and provide a propaganda vehicle for, Saddam...

The Smugness Of The War’s Opponents

In this week’s New York Times Book Review, a historian reviewing a major new work of 20th-century history, Oxford and Harvard Professor Niall Ferguson’s...

Why I Smoke (Cigars)

There are few personal confessions more likely to alienate many Americans than to admit to smoking. Singles ads are filled with people who will...

The Islamic threat is greater than German and Soviet threats were

Only four types of individuals can deny the threat to civilization posed by the violence-supporting segment of Islam: the willfully naive, America-haters, Jew-haters and...

Explaining Jews Part VII: Why anti-Zionism is anti-semitism

Imagine someone saying that he seeks the destruction of Italy because he regards Italian national identity as racist. Further, imagine that this person constantly...

“World Opinion” Is Worthless

If you are ever morally confused about a major world issue, here is a rule that is almost never violated: Whenever you hear that...

Michael Berg and the Twisted Values of the Greens and Pacifism

Apparently, being the parent of a child murdered by a Muslim terrorist gives one moral credibility. There is no other way to explain the...

The middle east conflict is hard to solve but easy to explain

The Middle East conflict is difficult to solve, but it is among the simplest conflicts in history to understand. The Arab and other Muslim enemies...

Why Liberals fear Global Warming Far More Than Conservatives Do

Observers of contemporary society will surely have noted that a liberal is far more likely to fear global warming than a conservative. Why ...

Five non-religious arguments for marriage over living together

I have always believed that there is no comparing living together with marriage. There are enormous differences between being a “husband” or a...

Socialism makes people worse

Throughout much of last week, hundreds of thousands of students in France were angrily protesting. They have been joined by the major French labor...

Liberal Reactions to the Marriage Amendment are Not Deep

Here are the dominant liberal reactions to President Bush and the Republicans’ call for a vote on the Federal Marriage Amendment, which would...